Accession Number : ADA333092

Title :   JPRS Report, Epidemiology.

Corporate Author : JOINT PUBLICATIONS RESEARCH SERVICE ARLINGTON VA

PDF Url : ADA333092

Report Date : 03 MAY 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Partial Contents: Cholera Outbreak in Busia District, Guinea Worm Eradication Proceeding Well, Eight Die From Yellow Fever in Oyo, Cholera Spread To All Parts of Country, Statistics on Cholera Deaths Issued, Anthrax Outbreak in West Contained,Ten Percent Are Hepatitis B Carriers, THE Cholera Under Control in Mashonaland Central, Cholera Epidemic Deaths 120 Thus Far, Refugee Camp Has High Cholera Death Rate, Fifty Thousand Hectares Infested With Armyworm,Viral Hepatitis at School,Water Plausible' Cause of Viral Hepatitis, Leishmaniasis Epidemic in Bechar, Rinderpest To Be Eradicated by 1998, Diphtheria in Moscow, Diphtheria in Krasnoyarsk, Threat of Diphtheria Epidemic in Aktau, Political Instability, Refugees Increase Disease Incidence, Chernigov Water Monitored, Epidemiology Official on Deteriorating Public Health.

Descriptors :   *INFECTIOUS DISEASES, *VIRUS DISEASES, *EPIDEMIOLOGY, USSR, POLITICAL SCIENCE, HIGH RATE, THREATS, FACILITIES, STATISTICS, ANTHRAX, PUBLIC HEALTH, MORTALITY RATE, INSTABILITY, LEISHMANIASIS, HEPATITIS, CHOLERA, RESPIRATORY DISEASES, THROAT, REFUGEES, YELLOW FEVER.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE